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National Down Syndrome Congress

Contact Information

Frank Murphy, Executive Director
1370 Center Drive, Suite 102
Atlanta, GA 30338

1-800-232-6372 (Voice - Toll-free)
770-604-9500 (Voice)
770-604-9898 (FAX)

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The National Down Syndrome Congress (NDSC), founded in 1974, promotes the welfare of people with Down syndrome and their families. Made up of parents, professionals, and other interested persons, the NDSC advocates for the improvement of human services and civil rights for people with Down syndrome, encourages research, and promotes public understanding of the condition. It also serves as a clearinghouse for information on the syndrome.


The NDSC publishes an information booklet on Down syndrome, a bibliography, and distributes an information packet. Serial publication: Down Syndrome News (newsletter), 6 issues per year--news on NDSC activities, and Down syndrome updates.


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Date Entered: 6/1/1997
Date Edited: 3/22/2013
Date Revised: 11/14/2012 10:54:21 AM
Health Referral Number: HR2011
Accession Number: DP91A0578

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